Kerala Law Academy

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Nagaraj Narayanan

Completed his LLB with 2nd rank and LLM with 1st rank of the Kerala University from the Academy in 1993 and 1995 respectively. Qualified the UGC, NET in 1997. Became a guest lecturer at the Academy in 1996 and became lecturer (part-time) on permanent basis in 1999. After having shifted his practice to the High Court of Kerala, Ernakulam in 1997 takes extension lecturers upto 5 hours a week at the Academy on Saturdays. Has established practice in Ernakulam and is Standing Counsel in the High Court of Kerala to several Banks and Corporations. He was Standing Counsel in the High Court for Guruvayoor Devaswom and is presently Standing Counsel for Travancore Devaswom Board, Kerala State Co-operative Bank Limited, Sanskrit University, Dhanalakshmi Bank, former Lord Krishna Bank (now HDFC), Thiruvananthapuram District Panchayat, various other local bodies, trusts and Corporates. He has published research articles and had also worked as Lecturer (part-time) in law at the Government Law College, Ernakulam from 1998 to 2003 and as guest lecturer for Business Law from 1998 to 2002 at the Institute of Management in Kerala (IMK), University of Kerala. He is also faculty member at the D.C. School of Management and Technology, Kuttikanam, Wagamon for its MBA programme. He is a member of the Academic Council of the National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi and member of Board of Studies of the Cochin University of Science and Technology. He has visited the University of Ottago, Dunedin, New Zealand for clinical legal education programme and visited Vienna, Austria for attending U.N. Conference on UNCITRAL and on the topic “becoming e-legal”. He had visited New Zealand, Austria, France Switzerland, Singapore etc., for official purposes.

He specializes in Arbitration, Environmental Law and Forest and Wildlife Conservation Laws. He provides during two semesters lectures for 9 hours in Jurisprudence, 9 hours in Law of Torts, 21 hours in Arbitration and 21 hours in Environmental Law at the Academy apart from assisting and giving clinical training to the students.

Educational Profile:
  1. School : Holy Angels Convent, Thiruvananthapuram (1976- 1980), Christ Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram (1980- 1986).
  2. Pre-Degree : Government Arts College, Thiruvanathapuram (1986- 1988).
  3. LLB (5 year) : Kerala Law Academy, Thiruvananthapuram (1988-1993).
  4. LLM (Administrative Law) : Kerala Law Academy, Thiruvananthapuram, (1994-1996).
  5. LLM (International Law): Kerala Law Academy,Thiruvananthapuram (1996-1997)